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According to Pure Land teaching, all conventional Buddhist ways of practice and cultivation (Zen, Theravada, the Vinaya School ...), which emphasize self power and self reliance. This is contrasted to the Easy Path of Practice, that is, the Pure Land method, which relies on both self power and other power (the power and assistance of the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas).
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· Easy Path of Practice
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· Eightfold Path
The eight right ways leading to the cessation of sufferings. Right Vi...
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· Threefold path
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· Twofold path
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· Fourfold path
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· Fivefold path
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· Middle Path
See Middle Way.
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· Sixfold path
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· Mahayana Path
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· Profound path
The profound path includes all the wisdom practices that lead to a direct realiz...
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· True path
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· Vast path
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· Simple Path
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· Ninefold path
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